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Study: California Drivers Using Cellphones More Often

A study released Tuesday reported that 9.2 percent of drivers were using phones to talk, text or otherwise take away their attention during observations earlier this year.


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KNX Spotlight: Smart Phones, Stupid Choices

Smart phones and tablets – they increase productivity, but at what price?


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Fullerton Police Warn ‘Sexting’ On The Rise Among Students

Police in Fullerton are warning parents about a rash of “sexting” among local students, in which they exchange lewd photos on their cell phones.


Metro and L.A. County Sheriff's deputies are asking patrons to watch for the person. On July 16 at approximately 11:10 p.m. this suspect was captured on video grabbing an Apple iPad from the hands of a Metro patron as she was riding the Blue Line. When the train arrived at the Compton Station, the suspect approached the victim from behind, grabbed her iPad and fled the train car and platform northbound on foot. Please call the LASD Transit Services Bureau (323) 563-5000, if you recognize this man. He is thought to be 17-19 years old with black hair and brown eyes 5' 6" or 5' 7", 140-150 pounds.(credit: MTA)

Smartphone, Tablet Thefts Plague Metro Trains

Metro officials are warning passengers about a recent rash of smartphone and tablet thefts that have occurred on trains.

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Audit: LA Wasted $1M On City-Issued Cell Phones

City Controller Wendy Greuel says a new audit shows the city of Los Angeles wasted an estimated $1 million on cell phone costs for public employees.

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LA Police Pledge Crackdown On Texting While Driving

A new statewide campaign is calling upon drivers to keep their thumbs off their cell phones and on the steering wheel.